VIFOR LABORATORIES PRIVATE LIMITED
Joined the Galenica Group as a Junior Product Manager in 1975. Left the Group to pursue studies at the University of Lausanne (HEC) from 1978 to 1981. Re-entered the Group in 1981 and filled several management positions within the Galenica companies. Joined the Corporate Executive Committee in 1989 and became Chairman of the Board of Directors and CEO of Galenica from 1996 to 2011. Executive Chairman since 2012. Under his management the Group grew from a wholesaler solely reserved for Pharmacists to an international group with two activities: Vifor Pharma (“Global Pharma Company“) and Galenica Santé (“Pharmacy chain with services and products“). In early 2017 the Galenica Group took on the name of Vifor Pharma Group and sold Galenica Santé on the stock market, which then re-assumed the name of Galenica Ltd.